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UPDATE: August 5, 2015

**Update** On August 01, 2015 between 4:34 a.m.-4:43 a.m. the front door at David’s World of Cycles was shattered for a second time. 

Suspect #1: B/M, teen’s, black shorts, no shirt, black bandana on head, heavy build, approx. 6’0, w/backpack around his stomach. 

Suspect #2: B/M, teen’s, wearing black shorts, white shirt around the top of his head, approx. 5’5, thin. 


*****ORIGINAL MESSAGE*****

On July 25, 2015, two unknown males shattered the glass door of David’s World Cycle, 2125 Florida Avenue S, and stole merchandise.

Suspect #1: B/M, heavyset, wearing dark pants, white shirt & appeared to have an apron on.

Suspect #2: B/M, thin, long hair (possibly dreads), wearing a white shirt, white longer athletic type shorts with a dark rear.

Anyone with information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact Lakeland Police at caic@lakelandgov.net, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #15-14947  -  Bulletin CS #15-57


On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, between 8:11 p.m. and 8:20 p.m., two unknown subjects stole a vehicle from Circle K, 3025 Kathleen Road.

Suspect # 1 is wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with white writing, red shorts, black slides and white socks.

Suspect #2 is wearing a camouflage tank top, dark colored shorts and black slides with no socks.

Anyone with information on the identification of these individuals are asked to contact Lakeland Police at caic@lakelandgov.net, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #15-15142  -  Bulletin CS #15-58



On July 29th, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop and the vehicle pulled into the parking lot Walgreens, 4445 Hwy 98 North. Deputies could smell a foul odor coming from a different vehicle in the parking lot unrelated to the traffic stop. Upon further inspection, they discovered the decedent in the driver’s seat of the vehicle in a state of decomposition. It appears as if he was there 3 to 4 days. Detectives from LPD responded to conduct a death investigation.

An autopsy was performed this morning, July 30th, and the Medical examiner ruled his death as a suicide from a gunshot wound. A handgun was found inside the vehicle along with a suicide note. The decedent has been identified as Archibald Bruce Struthers, 52 years of age out of Melbourne, Florida. Next-of-kin has been notified. 


Liliany Martinez was located safe and returned home.

Liliany Martinez

16 yoa
H/F, 5’5”, 120 lbs.
Brown eyes, (blue contacts)
Black hair

Ms. Martinez was last seen on Friday, July, 10, 2015, at 3:00 p.m.

It is unknown what Ms. Martinez was wearing. She has a nose piercing.

If you have any information on the location of Ms. Martinez, please contact caic@lakelandgov.net, or the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900.

LPD Event #15-14067  -   Bulletin CS #15-53